Arriving in Brussels last Saturday ahead of a summit to choose the next head of the European Council, Taoiseach Enda Kenny was unequivocal about the m(...)

Aurillac head coach Jeremy Davidson: “I’m looking forward to seeing him [Eddie O’Sullivan]. I left him a message when he was appointed to wish him all the best.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

French club rugby is not noted for the presence of non-French coaches, yet while Bernard Jackman coaches Grenoble in the Top 14, this weekend’s openin(...)

The draw balls shows pool 2 containing Leinster, Castres Olympique, Harlequins and London Wasps after the pool draw for the 2014/2015 European Rugby Champions Cup  in Neuchatel, Switzerland. Photograph:  Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images

The European Rugby Champions Cup was officially birthed in Neuchatel when the draws for the inaugural tournament, and its less glamorous sibling, the (...)

Co Galway, Ireland: €800,000, O’Donnellan and Joyce
Take Five for about €800,000
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Ireland: Co GalwayO’Donnellan and Joyce is seeking €800,000 for this three-bedroom house on a corner site with front, side and back garden on Distille(...)

Last year’s winning 10-man UCD crew. A new format this year will see just six  taking part.

As UCD Sailing Club prepare to depart for La Rochelle and the defence of their 2012 victory in the Student Yachting World Cup, changes to the format (...)

Racing Metro’s new Irish outhalf Jonathan Sexton makes his debut in the Top 14 against Brive tomorrow evening. Photograph: Bertrand Langlois/AFP/Getty.

Jonathan Sexton was given a goldfish to mind as part of an initiation process for the newbies at Racing Metro 92. He was then directed to eat it, a de(...)